Coronavirus (COVID-19): update

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More guidance

  • The UK has left the EU

    New rules apply for some industries. Find out if you are affected.

  • Lone working

    Your responsibilities as an employer or a lone worker

  • Asbestos

    Why it's dangerous, removal, licensed contractors and training

  • Working at height

    Plan and do work involving potential falls, what the law says and what equipment to use

  • Protection (PPE)

    When and how to use helmets, gloves, safety footwear, hearing or eye protection

  • Fire safety

    Who's responsible for regulating, high-rise buildings, landlords, owners and residents


    Report injuries, diseases and dangerous occurrences, how and what to report

  • Display screens (DSE)

    Protect regular users of PCs, laptops, tablets and smartphones

  • Basics for your business

    Where to start with health and safety and some basic legal requirements

  • Manual handling at work

    Protect your workers from the risks from manual handling

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